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Statement: Industrial action taken by NASUWT

The Isle of Man Government is committed to providing the best package for its teachers and will be actively engaging with all recognised teaching unions about a...
Friday, 23 September 2022

Department of Education, Sport and Culture statement on NASUWT industrial action

The Department of Education Sport and Culture (DESC) met with the NASUWT on Friday to discuss the ongoing trade dispute. At this meeting the Union was asked to...
Tuesday, 20 September 2022

Isle of Man schools and UCM to close a day earlier at Christmas

Schools in the Isle of Man will close a day earlier than planned in the run up to Christmas this year. The move follows feedback from parents and is designed...
Wednesday, 7 September 2022

Majority of students secure university places following exam results

The majority of the Island’s students who applied for a university course this year received the exam results they needed to secure a place at a university of...
Friday, 26 August 2022

More than 800 students set for GCSE and IGCSE grades

More than 800 students will collect their GCSE, IGCSE and other Level 1 and 2 qualifications from secondary schools across the Island on Thursday. It is the...
Wednesday, 24 August 2022

Hundreds of students to receive A Level and BTEC grades

Around 600 students will pick up their A Level and BTEC results at secondary schools and University College Isle of Man (UCM) on Thursday. This year’s...
Wednesday, 17 August 2022

Results Days 2022: Students to receive grades based on exams for first time since 2019

Around 1,400 students in the Isle of Man will receive their grades this month for a range of courses including A Levels, GCSEs and BTecs. They will be the...
Monday, 8 August 2022

Hundreds set for increased pre-school credit payment

From September, hundreds of parents will receive an additional £746 to help pay for their child’s nursery or childminder place in the year before they start...
Monday, 25 July 2022

Tynwald supports strategy to give children the best possible start

A strategy designed to give every child in the Isle of Man the best possible start in life has been unanimously supported by Tynwald. The Childcare Strategy...
Friday, 22 July 2022

Young people recognised for ‘outstanding cultural contribution’

Seven students have been recognised for their ‘outstanding contribution’ to Manx culture by the North American Manx Association (NAMA) at a ceremony in...
Friday, 8 July 2022
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